Dec 17, 2012 4:00am EST
nra in 2012 outspent pro gun control groups by a ratio of five to one. >> i suspect that's why you're not seeing a stronger response, at least rhetorically right now. certainly the public would seem to suggest it is. >> yes. >> tim, thank you so much for joining us from oxford university. >> santander shares have restarted trade after being suspended this morning. banesto up 23% as you might expect. we'll talk about that and more when we come back. i always wait until the last minute. can i still ship a gift in time for christmas? yeah, sure you can. great. where's your gift? uh... whew. [ male announcer ] break from the holiday stress. ship fedex express by december 22nd for christmas delivery. it's easy to follow the progress you're making toward all your financial goals. a quick glance, and you can see if you're on track. when the conversation turns to knowing where you stand, turn to us. wells fargo advisors. i thought we won at everything? by losing, we win. win what? business. and cdw designs technology solutions that keep us winning. they set us up to win. while you... .
Dec 31, 2012 4:00am EST
be hard. >> should we have an armed guard at every school in the country? that's what the nra told me last week. >> i'm not going to prejudge the recommendations that are given to me. i am skeptical that the only answer is putting more guns in schools. and i think the vast majority of the american people are skeptical that that somehow is going to solve our problem. here is the bottom line. we're not going to get this done unless the american people decide it's important. so this is not going to be simply a matter of on me spending political capital. one of the things that you learn and i have now been in this office for four years is the old adage of abraham lincoln. with public opinion, there's nothing you can't do. and without public opinion, there's very little you can get done in this town. so i'm going to be putting forward a package and i'm going to be putting my full weight behind it and is i'm going to be making an argument to the american people about why this is important and why we have to do everything we can to make sure that something like what happened at sandy hook